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The 5 biggest problems with Windows 11 right now

The 5 biggest problems with Windows 11 right now

Windows 11 brings many new features, but there are some big issues with the operating system, too. Here are five of those issues.
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Microsoft recommends you turn on this important Windows 11 security feature

Microsoft recommends you turn on this important Windows 11 security feature

Ransomware is a big issue, but Microsoft thinks it has a solution with its Tamper Protection feature. Here’s what you need to know about what it does.
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Updating to Windows 11 might break the Taskbar and Start Menu

Updating to Windows 11 might break the Taskbar and Start Menu

There have been a few instances where updating to Windows 11 might end up breaking the Start Menu and Taskbar for some people.
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AMD warns that Windows 11 slows games by up to 15%

AMD warns that Windows 11 slows games by up to 15%

Windows 11 is causing some problems for gamers, especially on AMD processors. You could see up to a 15% downgrade on the new operating system.
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You can now buy the Razer Blade 15 and Razer Book 13 with Windows 11 installed

You can now buy the Razer Blade 15 and Razer Book 13 with Windows 11 installed

Razer announced the release of two new Windows 11 laptops, the Razer Book and the Razer Blade 15 Advanced.
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Here are all the motherboards that officially support TPM for Windows 11

Here are all the motherboards that officially support TPM for Windows 11

Windows 11 requires TPM 2.0, and you can likely enable it on your motherboard. Here are the supported models from the top motherboard makers.
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This Windows 11 memory bug is exactly why I’m waiting to upgrade

This Windows 11 memory bug is exactly why I’m waiting to upgrade

Windows 11 is finally here, but it seems to come with an issue: A memory leak in File Explorer. But it turns out that Windows 10 has a similar problem.
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Microsoft Surface Pro 8 review: The iPad Pro finally has a worthy opponent

Microsoft Surface Pro 8 review: The iPad Pro finally has a worthy opponent

The Surface Pro 8 has finally be given a much-needed makeover. The result is the best Surface Pro ever made, and finally, a worthy rival of the iPad Pro.
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Why your PC might not get today’s Windows 11 update until mid-2022

Why your PC might not get today’s Windows 11 update until mid-2022

Windows 11 hit general availability on October 5, but that doesn't mean that everyone has it ready for download just yet. Here's why.
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Windows 11: Release date, update schedule, new features, and more

Windows 11: Release date, update schedule, new features, and more

Windows 11 is now available for download on select PCs. We've recapped everything you need to know, covering all the changes.
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Acer Aspire Vero review: A cheap, eco-friendly Windows 11 laptop?

Acer Aspire Vero review: A cheap, eco-friendly Windows 11 laptop?

The Acer Aspire Vero is a budget-level Windows 11 with a strong emphasis on sustainability. But is it more talk than action?
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These new Acer laptops will be among the first to ship with Windows 11

These new Acer laptops will be among the first to ship with Windows 11

Acer announced a slew of new laptops, each serving a different purpose. More importantly, these are some of the first laptops with Windows 11 preinstalled.
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You can manually download the release build of Windows 11 early — here’s how

You can manually download the release build of Windows 11 early — here’s how

Now that Windows 11 has launched, you might be wondering when you can upgrade. There are a few different routes depending on what desktop or laptop you have.
Windows 11 updates are moving to once a year.

Windows 11 might finally be giving us a new media player

Windows 11 might finally be giving us a new media player

Windows 10 currently has about three different media players. Windows 11 could reduce all of them to just one.
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More than 60% of PC owners haven’t even heard of Windows 11

More than 60% of PC owners haven’t even heard of Windows 11

A recent survey reveals that most current Windows users have no knowledge about the upcoming Windows 11.
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The new Microsoft Store will integrate the Epic Games Store without extra fees

The new Microsoft Store will integrate the Epic Games Store without extra fees

The new Microsoft Store on Windows 11 is exiting beta on October 5, with the integration of third-party storefronts in the coming months.
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Skype lives on as Microsoft adds new features to take on Zoom and Google Meet

Skype lives on as Microsoft adds new features to take on Zoom and Google Meet

Microsoft is updating Skype with a set of new features designed to make the app faster, reliable, and more modern.
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The best Windows 11 keyboard shortcuts

The best Windows 11 keyboard shortcuts

If you're looking to save time while multitasking in Windows 11, then we have you covered with our picks for the best Windows 11 keyboard shortcuts.
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Windows 11 compatibility waiver warns of ‘damages’ that Microsoft could prevent

Windows 11 compatibility waiver warns of ‘damages’ that Microsoft could prevent

Microsoft is allowing people with unsupported hardware to install Windows 11, but you'll need to sign a waiver warning of damages beforehand.
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Even the Surface Laptop Studio doesn’t come with a hardware TPM chip

Even the Surface Laptop Studio doesn’t come with a hardware TPM chip

Microsoft caused a fuss when it announced Windows 11 and its TPM requirement, but the newly announced Surface Laptop Studio proves that it's not that important.
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How to remove a Microsoft account from Windows 11

How to remove a Microsoft account from Windows 11

A Microsoft Account is the best way to experience Windows 11, but you can easily remove one after setup if you don't need it.
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Is the Surface Laptop Studio a legit gaming laptop? Here’s why (and why not)

Is the Surface Laptop Studio a legit gaming laptop? Here’s why (and why not)

The Surface Laptop Studio isn't built for gaming, but it packs enough of a punch to get me excited. Here are four reasons why, and one reason why not.
Microsoft's new Surface Go 3 comes with a 60% speed boost compared to the previous gen.

The new Surface Go 3 flexes its Windows 11 tablet improvements

The new Surface Go 3 flexes its Windows 11 tablet improvements

Microsoft finally unveiled the Surface Go 3. This updated lightweight tablet combined with Windows 11 could make it a compelling iPad alternative
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Microsoft’s new mouse is made of 20% resin pellets, recycled from ocean plastic

Microsoft’s new mouse is made of 20% resin pellets, recycled from ocean plastic

Microsoft just released the Ocean Plastic Mouse -- a mouse made of recycled plastic waste.
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HP’s new 11-inch Windows 11 tablet has a clever reversible camera

HP’s new 11-inch Windows 11 tablet has a clever reversible camera

The HP 11-Inch Tablet has a unique camera module that can rotate up to 235 degrees depending on your needs.
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HP’s Spectre x360 16 looks like best new Windows laptop 11 yet, with one caveat

HP’s Spectre x360 16 looks like best new Windows laptop 11 yet, with one caveat

HP's Spectre x360 16 will be one of the first premium Windows 11 laptops to be available.
Nvidia DLSS showcase.

Nvidia DLSS is bigger than ever and primed for the Windows 11 launch

Nvidia DLSS is bigger than ever and primed for the Windows 11 launch

Nvidia announced 28 new games for DLSS, bringing the total to over 100. The tech is also receiving a new feature, as well as Windows 11 support ahead of launch.
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3 easy ways to drastically improve your PC’s performance

3 easy ways to drastically improve your PC’s performance

If your PC is feeling slow, don't worry. There's more than one way to help speed it up. Here are three ways you can increase the performance in Windows.
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Windows 11 could expand one of the worst features of Windows 10

Windows 11 could expand one of the worst features of Windows 10

Pop-ups are already all over the place in Windows 10, and it looks like there may be even more of them due to the Tips app in Windows 11.
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Your Microsoft account just went completely password-free

Your Microsoft account just went completely password-free

Microsoft is moving to a password-less future by allowing you to remove the password from your Microsoft Account in favor of the Microsoft Authenticator app.
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The next Surface devices could finally get Thunderbolt. Here’s why that’s vital

The next Surface devices could finally get Thunderbolt. Here’s why that’s vital

Rumors indicate that the next Surface device could come with a Thunderbolt port. Here's why that's a good thing.
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Enable these 3 easy Windows settings to drastically improve your PC’s security

Enable these 3 easy Windows settings to drastically improve your PC’s security

From ransomware and malware to viruses, a lot of things can go bad when you own a PC. Here are three settings you can change to improve security in Windows.
Windows 11 on a tablet.

Why Windows 11 is more than just a Windows 10 reskin

Why Windows 11 is more than just a Windows 10 reskin

Windows 11 is built on the same foundation as Windows 10, but it's more than a visual update. In a new video, Microsoft explains why.
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Windows 11 just took dark mode to the next level

Windows 11 just took dark mode to the next level

Notification sounds in dark mode of Windows 11 will have a more subdued sound profile than the ones in light mode.